William Paterson University is the place where you'll discover what it means to be a powerhouse. Here, you'll make progress toward your goals, your career, and your passion. Better yet, you won't do it alone. With the unwavering support of our Student Success Team, you'll become a powerhouse in whatever you pursue.
Guided by his professional advisor who leads his Student Success Team, Kevin got the advice he needed to choose his major and make a plan for his academic journey.
Beatrice took advantage of all the support and opportunities available to her—from faculty mentors and professional networking to career development resources—to help her succeed in her graduate studies and future career.
Returning to college, first-generation student Elvia used credits from prior learning to get her degree faster, all while building relationships with her professors and taking advantage of mentorship opportunities.
All undergraduate, first-year, and transfer students at William Paterson are paired
with a personalized team of experts and mentors. Our goal is to help you navigate the many
facets of your academic life on campus. It’s part of our commitment to helping you succeed.
Whether you study your passion, discover a new
discipline, or want to pursue an advanced degree in your field, our academic programs prepare
you for success in your future career.
Whether you're deciding between majors or looking to land a new
internship, the Career Development Center is the place to go. We offer students and alumni a
full suite of services to prepare you for the next step in your career.
The Office of Financial Aid is here to find you the best options to
support you on your academic journey. Our specialists provide personalized service to each
individual to ensure your education is as affordable as possible. It's our goal to help eliminate
financial barriers between you and your degree.